Derrick Pumaren - updates

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Here to win: Pumaren says Green Archers can’t be complacent

May 08, 2020 - 4:38 PM

'We should not be down here,' says new La Salle coach Derrick Pumaren as the Archers continue to train remotely in a bid to reclaim lost glory

STILL FOCUSED. Coach Derrick Pumaren says the Green Archers must always be ready. Photo from PBA D-League

Jeff Napa to be named CEU head coach after Derrick Pumaren exit

Jan 13, 2020 - 9:21 PM

CEU gets a winning coach in Jeff Napa, who led NU to 3 UAAP juniors titles and helped Letran win the NCAA championship last year

NEW HOME. Jeff Napa takes the next step in his coaching career by moving to CEU. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

A reunion with Derrick Pumaren might be what La Salle needs

Jan 10, 2020 - 2:48 PM

Is Derrick Pumaren too old-school for La Salle? A return to tradition may just work for the Green Archers this time

Derrick Pumaren. Photo from PBA Images

Sports wRap: Looking forward to 2020

Jan 10, 2020 - 1:20 PM

Rappler Sports host Naveen Ganglani and former editor Ryan Songalia take a look at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and other anticipated sporting events this year

Pumaren magic returns to La Salle amid development flux

Jan 07, 2020 - 1:25 PM

Derrick Pumaren is back at the forefront of the La Salle Green Archers' continued growth

AT HELM. Derrick Pumaren returns to La Salle to lead the Green Archers in Season 83. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Derrick Pumaren tapped as La Salle coach

Jan 06, 2020 - 6:40 PM

(UPDATED) A third Pumaren takes over the reins for the La Salle Green Archers

BACK AT IT? Derrick Pumaren could return to the UAAP. Photo from PBA Images

Franz Pumaren on sweeping big bro Derrick in Season 80: 'Siya na magbo-blowout ngayon'

Oct 18, 2017 - 6:29 PM

Wednesday's game result decides who would be buying dinner in the Pumaren family

SWEEP. The Adamson Falcons sweep the UE Red Warriors in both rounds. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Red Warriors played for themselves and not UE in UST loss - Pumaren

Sep 11, 2016 - 1:56 PM

Pumaren was also not pleased with his team s decision making late in the game against UST

UAAP 78 Preview: UE Red Warriors

Aug 29, 2015 - 6:01 AM

How far can the Warriors go in UAAP Season 78?

UE's Pumaren okay with new UAAP rule on foreigners

Nov 19, 2014 - 6:45 AM

That s the rule so we just have abide by the rule says UE Red Warriors head coach Derrick Pumaren

COLLEGE IMPORT. Charles Mammie is one of two foreign players in the University of the East's roster. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Charles Mammie reveals reason for tardiness: 'I came back for my socks'

Sep 16, 2014 - 7:29 PM

UE coach Derrick Pumaren isn t buying Charles Mammie s excuse of having to retrieve his socks at home for his late arrival at the UST game

Charles Mammie (#12) arrived late to the UST game but made an immediate impact in the do-or-die game. File photo by Josh Albelda

UE turns back UST to book Final 4 playoff date with NU

Sep 16, 2014 - 5:34 PM

The UE Red Warriors dispatched UST to set up a playoff date with NU for the last Final Four spot of Season 77

The University of the East Red Warriors close out the elimination rounds with a win over University of Santo Tomas. Photo by Josh Albelda

UE slips past La Salle to stay in Final 4 race

Sep 10, 2014 - 5:38 PM

The UE Red Warriors continue their string of good games with a win over La Salle to stay in the hunt for a final four slot

SCORING WARRIOR. Bong Galanza takes a jumper over two defenders. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UE explodes in the fourth quarter to win critical game against FEU

Sep 07, 2014 - 7:08 PM

The Red Warriors improve to 7 5 on the season and have won four of their last five games after Pedrito Galanza scored a career high 26 points

Pedrito Galanza of UE lays in two of his career-high 26 points against FEU. Photo by Mark Cristino

UE coach Pumaren on Roi Sumang: ‘He is not above the law’

Sep 01, 2014 - 6:20 AM

University of the East pulled off a big win over National University without Roi Sumang who was benched for missing practice

BENCHED. Roi Sumang of UE patrols the floor before Sunday's game but didn't play due to missing practice. Photo by Mark Cristino

Sumang-less UE keeps Final 4 hopes alive with win over NU

Aug 31, 2014 - 7:58 PM

Even without their leader the Warriors stood tall

FOCUSED. UE's Gino Jumao-as goes for the against NU's Alfred Aroga. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Pumaren warns UE: play better or 'kiss season goodbye'

Aug 25, 2014 - 8:39 PM

University of the East coach Derrick Pumaren let his players know that the way they struggled early against Adamson will not cut it as the elimination rounds near a close

Roi Sumang puts up a shot over Adamson defenders during a game which the Red Warriors struggled early. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

UE fights through slow start to defeat Adamson

Aug 24, 2014 - 4:52 PM

The UE Red Warriors overcame a halftime deficit to run away with the victory over the Adamson Soaring Falcons

Charles Mammie of UE lays in two points. Photo by Mark Cristino

Sumang hints at UAAP ref favoritism; rues ‘One Big Flop’ chants

Aug 21, 2014 - 1:13 AM

When it s against La Salle and Ateneo there s nothing we can do said Roi Sumang of the disparity of free throw attempts in games after UE lost to Ateneo

Roi Sumang (C) feels the taunts of the UE fans served as motivation for Kiefer Ravena late in the game. File photo by Josh Albelda

UE easily dispatches UP without Sumang

Aug 16, 2014 - 7:55 PM

No Roi Sumang? No problem as the UE Red Warriors outscored UP by 20 sending the Fighting Maroons back to the loss column

Red Warriors clamp down on Abdul-less UST

Aug 13, 2014 - 5:13 PM

The UE Red Warriors snapped a four game losing streak by defeating the UST Growling Tigers despite losing Roi Sumang to injury

WARRIORS PILLAGE. Emil Palma of UE puts up a finger roll during the Red Warriors' victory. Photo by Josh Albelda

UE appeals unsportsmanlike foul on Charles Mammie

Jul 29, 2014 - 6:30 PM

University of the East Red Warriors head coach Derrick Pumaren says that UE has appealed the unsportsmanlike foul called on center Charles Mammie

WARRIOR SPIRIT. UE's Charles Mammie (C) was whistled for an unsportsmanlike foul against DLSU's Arnold Van Opstal (R). Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

Dan Alberto reaps the benefits of Pumaren's system

Jul 13, 2014 - 3:26 PM

Alberto explodes from downtown but it s their defense he says that makes all of their scoring possible

BENCH FIREPOWER. Dan Alberto (R) operating from beyond the arc. He shot 5-of-6 three pointers to finish with 15 points. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

A new era of UE basketball

Jul 11, 2014 - 6:57 PM

With a new coach a more disciplined big man and a more assertive on court leader the Red Warriors hope to make a deep run in UAAP Season 77

CHIEF WARRIOR. Roi Sumang is expected to handle a bigger leadership load as the UE Red Warriors hope to win it all in UAAP Season 77. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UE, San Beda notch dominant wins in FilOil Premier Cup

May 17, 2014 - 8:20 PM

Two of the country s top collegiate basketball programs asserted their might as the elimination round of the 2014 FilOil Flying V Hanes Premier Cup continues to wind down

FilOil: La Salle relies on defense in 4th to trounce UE

Apr 26, 2014 - 8:41 PM

In a battle of two champions it was UAAP titlist La Salle University who came out with the w over reigning FilOil champs University of the East

WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS. Arnold Van Opstal of La Salle, shown here in this file photo, scored 16 points and grabbed 16 boards to lead his crew to victory